Athens Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, Department of Pathology, Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratories
Clinical Pathology - AVDL, Professor

Clinical Pathology | Diagnostic Pathology | Epidemiology and Bioinformatics | Laboratory Animal Pathology


Research Interests

  • Diagnostic Test Evaluation
  • Reference Intervals
  • Hepatic Diseases
  • Body Cavity Effusions including CSF and synovial fluid
  • Epidemiology & Evidence-based Medicine

Educational Background

  • DVSc, University of Guelph, 2001
  • DVM, University of Guelph, 1996
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Pathology, Clinical Pathology, 2002

Teaching Experience

  • Clinical Pathology
  • Advanced Veterinary Clinical Biochemistry
  • Advanced Veterinary Hematology
  • Special Topics in Pathology, Cytology Tutorial
  • Microscopic Pathology
  • Diagnostic Oncology
  • Senior Pathology Rotation
  • Slide Seminar
  • Systems Pathology

Selected Publications

  • Brooker AJ, Krimer PM, Meichner K, Garner BC. Impact of photographer experience and number of images on telecytology accuracy. Vet Clin Pathol. 2019 Sep;48(3):419-424. doi: 10.1111/vcp.12768. Epub 2019 Sep 12.
  • Evaluation of a home urinalysis kit for pet owners. PM Krimer*, MC Tanner#; MS Camus. J Am Anim Hosp Assoc. 2019 May/Jun;55(3):144-151. doi: 10.5326/JAAHA-MS-6881. Epub 2019 Mar 14.
  • Dunn D, Creevy KE, Krimer PM*. Outcomes of H3N2 canine influenza infection in a metropolitan outbreak. JAVMA, 2018 Apr 15;252(8):959-965. doi: 10.2460/javma.252.8.959.
  • Grosenbaugh D, Rissi D, Krimer PM*. Demonstration of the Ability of a Canine Lyme Vaccine to Reduce the Incidence of Histological Synovial Lesions Following Experimentally-Induced Canine Lyme Borreliosis. Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 2016 Nov 1;180:29-33. doi: 10.1016/j.vetimm.2016.08.014
  • M Camus, H Priest, J Kohler, E Driskell, P Rakich, M Ilha, P Krimer*. Cytologic criteria for mast cell tumor grading in dogs with evaluation of clinical outcome. Vet Pathol. 2016 Nov;53(6):1117-1123
  • PM Krimer*, AC Haley, SB Harvey, SJ Schatzberg. Evaluation of cytospin precision in canine cerebrospinal fluid. Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation, J Vet Diagn Invest. 2016 Mar;28(2):158-64
  • L Susta#, DA Grosenbaugh, PM Krimer*. Synovial lesions in experimental canine Lyme borreliosis. Vet Pathol. 2012 May;49(3):453-61.
  • EW Uhl, PM Krimer, P Schliekelman, SM Tompkins, SE Suter. Identification of Altered MicroRNA Expression in Canine Lymphoid Cell Lines and Clinical Cases of B- and T-Cell Lymphoma. Genes, Chromosomes, and Cancer. Volume 50, Issue 11, November 2011, Pages: 950–967
  • Krimer PM*, Miller AD, Qiang L, Grosenbaugh DA, Susta L, Schatzberg SJ. Molecular and pathological investigations of the central nervous system in Borrelia burgdorferi infected dogs. JVDI. July 2011; vol. 23, 4: pp. 757-763.
  • Craig LE, Krimer PM, Cooley AJ. Canine synovial myxoma: 39 cases. Vet Pathol. 2010 Sept; 47(5):931-936

Additional publications by Dr. Krimer may be found on PubMed.

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